Modern World History B

This in-depth course will have the student examining the development of the contemporary world from the rise of the regimes of Hitler and Stalin up to the challenges of the present day. Themes from a variety of perspectives, regarding social history, democratic government, the relationship between history and art will be examined. Focus will be placed on the ability for students to utilize investigative practices to reach conclusions about these themes. 

Units:

  • Totalitarianism
  • World War II
  • The Post-War World
  • The Cold War
  • Nation Building in the Modern World
  • Challenges of the Modern World